Sonora, CA — Law enforcement honored their fallen heroes in Sonora at Courthouse Park.
Seven California officers were killed by gunfire in 2011. CHP officials say it’s a way for officers to grieve the loss and remember the families.
The memorial included a bagpipe player, horns belting out taps, a gun salute and singing of the National Anthem.
Local officers were on hand from the CHP, Sonora PD, Sheriff’s Office and other agencies. Assemblywoman Kristin Olsen was the keynote speaker.
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